William Brewer is the author of I Know Your Kind (Milkweed Editions, 2017), winner of the National Poetry Series, and Oxyana, selected for the Poetry Society of America's 30 and Under Chapbook Fellowship. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in American Poetry ReviewThe Nation, New England Review, The New Yorker, A Public Space, The Sewanee Review, and other journals. Currently a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, he was born and raised in West Virginia.